Norway Ridge Lookout
US 1590, WI 50

Photo courtesy of Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 1590, WI 50 (view other lookouts in United States, Wisconsin)
Date Registered May 22, 2022
Nominated by Brecken Young
Location Monroe County, Wisconsin
Coordinates N 44° 07.005' W 090° 20.810' (view using Google Maps)
N 44° 07' 00" W 090° 20' 49"
N 44.116756° W 090.346832°
Elevation 1,036 ft (316 m)
Built 1932
Administered by Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources


This tower was built in 1932. Its cab was replaced in 2008 after damage had taken its toll on the previous cab.

The tower was staffed intermittently during spring fire season until 2015 when Wisconsin decommissioned its lookout network. As of early 2022, this tower was for sale by the state.


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